Devin L Brown

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening for obstructive sleep apnea in stroke patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Devin L Brown
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Stroke 36:1291-3. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Projected costs of ischemic stroke in the United States
    D L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Neurology 67:1390-5. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Survey of emergency physicians about recombinant tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke
    Devin L Brown
    University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 46:56-60. 2005
  4. pmc Poststroke fractures in a bi-ethnic community
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:471-7. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Stroke burden in Mexican Americans: the impact of mortality following stroke
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor 48109 0316, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:33-40. 2006
  6. pmc Ethnic differences in do-not-resuscitate orders after intracerebral hemorrhage
    Darin B Zahuranec
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:2807-11. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Defining cause of death in stroke patients: The Brain Attack Surveillance in Corpus Christi Project
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:591-6. 2007
  8. pmc Computed tomography findings for intracerebral hemorrhage have little incremental impact on post-stroke mortality prediction model performance
    Darin B Zahuranec
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 34:86-92. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in stroke recurrence
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 South Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Ann Neurol 60:469-75. 2006
  10. pmc Excess stroke in Mexican Americans compared with non-Hispanic Whites: the Brain Attack Surveillance in Corpus Christi Project
    Lewis B Morgenstern
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0316, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:376-83. 2004

Detail Information

Publications65

  1. ncbi request reprint Screening for obstructive sleep apnea in stroke patients: a cost-effectiveness analysis
    Devin L Brown
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Stroke 36:1291-3. 2005
    ..We used a cost-effectiveness model to estimate the magnitude of benefit that would be necessary to make polysomnography (PSG) and OSA treatment cost-effective in stroke patients...
  2. ncbi request reprint Projected costs of ischemic stroke in the United States
    D L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Neurology 67:1390-5. 2006
    ..There are barriers to acute stroke care in minority groups as well as a higher incidence of ischemic stroke when compared with non-Hispanic whites...
  3. ncbi request reprint Survey of emergency physicians about recombinant tissue plasminogen activator for acute ischemic stroke
    Devin L Brown
    University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 46:56-60. 2005
    ....
  4. pmc Poststroke fractures in a bi-ethnic community
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:471-7. 2012
    ..The objective of this study was to describe poststroke fracture risk in a bi-ethnic population and to compare risk by ethnicity...
  5. ncbi request reprint Stroke burden in Mexican Americans: the impact of mortality following stroke
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor 48109 0316, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 16:33-40. 2006
    ..To estimate ethnic-specific all-cause mortality risk following ischemic stroke and to compare mortality risk by ethnicity...
  6. pmc Ethnic differences in do-not-resuscitate orders after intracerebral hemorrhage
    Darin B Zahuranec
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Crit Care Med 37:2807-11. 2009
    ..To explore ethnic differences in do-not-resuscitate orders after intracerebral hemorrhage...
  7. ncbi request reprint Defining cause of death in stroke patients: The Brain Attack Surveillance in Corpus Christi Project
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:591-6. 2007
    ..63 (95% CI: 0.52, 0.75). Accurate, reliable determinations of cause of death after stroke/transient ischemic attack are not currently feasible. More research is needed to identify a reliable process for coding cause of death from stroke...
  8. pmc Computed tomography findings for intracerebral hemorrhage have little incremental impact on post-stroke mortality prediction model performance
    Darin B Zahuranec
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 34:86-92. 2012
    ..We investigated the incremental impact of ICH CT findings on mortality prediction model performance...
  9. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in stroke recurrence
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 South Observatory, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Ann Neurol 60:469-75. 2006
    ..To determine whether stroke recurrence and the effect of recurrence on mortality differ by ethnicity...
  10. pmc Excess stroke in Mexican Americans compared with non-Hispanic Whites: the Brain Attack Surveillance in Corpus Christi Project
    Lewis B Morgenstern
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0316, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:376-83. 2004
    ..As the Mexican-American population grows and ages, measures to target this population for stroke prevention are critical...
  11. pmc Individual and community determinants of calling 911 for stroke among African Americans in an urban community
    Lesli E Skolarus
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 6:278-83. 2013
    ..In preparation for such an intervention, we used a community-based participatory research approach to conduct a qualitative study exploring perceptions of emergency medical care and stroke among urban African American youth and adults...
  12. pmc Age- and ethnic-specific sex differences in stroke risk
    Shawnita Sealy-Jefferson
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Gend Med 9:121-8. 2012
    ..Compared with non-Hispanic whites (NHWs), Mexican Americans (MAs) are at higher risk of stroke; however, age- and sex-specific stroke incidence data are currently not available for this population...
  13. pmc Use of BPPV processes in emergency department dizziness presentations: a population-based study
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 5322, USA
    Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 148:425-30. 2013
    ..We aimed to describe the use of these processes in emergency departments (EDs), assess for trends in use over time, and determine provider level variability in use...
  14. pmc Ambient air pollution and risk for ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    Ann Neurol 64:53-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the association between short-term exposure to ambient air pollution and risk for ischemic cerebrovascular events in a US community...
  15. ncbi request reprint Determining intravenous rt-PA eligibility in the Emergency Department
    Amy C Mecozzi
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, TC 1920 0316, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Neurocrit Care 7:103-8. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the agreement of Emergency Department (ED) attendings, ED residents, and neurology residents compared with stroke neurologists in the assessment of intravenous rt-PA eligibility...
  16. doi request reprint Ethnic disparities in stroke and hypertension among women: the BASIC project
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Hypertens 21:778-83. 2008
    ..Little data exist on stroke burden in Mexican-American (MA) women. The objective of this study was to characterize the burden of stroke in MA and non-Hispanic white (NHW) women and to compare this burden across ethnic groups...
  17. ncbi request reprint Is it time for a large, collaborative study of pediatric stroke?
    Darin B Zahuranec
    University of Michigan Medical School, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0316, USA
    Stroke 36:1825-9. 2005
    ..We present the incidence rate of pediatric stroke from a biethnic community-based project and calculate the population size required for future prospective studies of pediatric stroke...
  18. ncbi request reprint Screening for myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke: a population-based study
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 29:96-100. 2007
    ..Screening for abnormal cardiac biomarkers to identify potential MI cases may be more accurate and efficient than using ICD-9 codes...
  19. pmc Stroke among patients with dizziness, vertigo, and imbalance in the emergency department: a population-based study
    Kevin A Kerber
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0316, USA
    Stroke 37:2484-7. 2006
    ..The objective of the present study was to determine the "real-world" proportion of stroke among patients presenting to the emergency department with these dizziness symptoms (DS)...
  20. doi request reprint Persistent ischemic stroke disparities despite declining incidence in Mexican Americans
    Lewis B Morgenstern
    Stroke Program, Department of Neurology, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Emergency Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI Department of Epidemiology, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI
    Ann Neurol 74:778-85. 2013
    ..To determine trends in ischemic stroke incidence among Mexican Americans and non-Hispanic whites...
  21. pmc Stroke Health and Risk Education (SHARE): design, methods, and theoretical basis
    Devin L Brown
    The Cardiovascular Center, Stroke Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:721-9. 2012
    ..Stroke is a disease with tremendous individual, family, and societal impact across all race/ethnic groups. Mexican Americans, the largest subgroup of Hispanic Americans, are at even higher risk of stroke than European Americans...
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk of fractures after stroke
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 25:95-9. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the risk of fractures after stroke/transient ischemic attack (TIA) in relatively young patients...
  23. pmc Sleep apnea treatment after stroke (SATS) trial: is it feasible?
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, The Cardiovascular Center Stroke Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan Electronic address
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:1216-24. 2013
    ..This first-ever randomized, sham-controlled trial of CPAP in patients with recent stroke and sleep apnea demonstrates that sham treatment can be an effective placebo...
  24. doi request reprint The association between proton pump inhibitor use and outcome after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage
    Jeffrey J Fletcher
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan Health System, 3552 Taubman Health Care Center, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5338, USA
    Neurocrit Care 15:393-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between type of acid suppression therapy and outcome following aneurysmal SAH...
  25. pmc Does intracerebral haemorrhage mimic benign dizziness presentations? A population based study
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Emerg Med J 29:43-6. 2012
    ..A population based stroke database was used to assess the frequency with which ICH might mimic a benign dizziness presentation...
  26. doi request reprint Risk of sleep apnea in orchestra members
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, The Cardiovascular Center Stroke Program, 1500 E Medical Center Drive SPC 5855, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Sleep Med 10:657-60. 2009
    ..We undertook a cross-sectional survey of professional orchestra players to test the hypothesis that playing a wind instrument would be associated with a lower risk of OSA...
  27. ncbi request reprint Barriers to intravenous tissue plasminogen activator for acute stroke therapy in women
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 109 S Observatory Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Gend Med 3:270-8. 2006
    ..Given the increased lifetime risk of stroke and worse stroke outcomes in women, it is imperative to improve access to acute stroke therapy in the female population...
  28. pmc Family history and stroke outcome in a bi-ethnic, population-based stroke surveillance study
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    BMC Neurol 5:20. 2005
    ..The genetic epidemiology of ischemic stroke remains relatively unstudied, and information about the genetic epidemiology of ischemic stroke in populations with significant minority representation is currently unavailable...
  29. doi request reprint Public health impact of full implementation of therapeutic hypothermia after cardiac arrest
    Jennifer J Majersik
    Department of Neurology, Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, United States
    Resuscitation 77:189-94. 2008
    ..However, a minority of US physicians currently use the therapy. The aim of this study was to project the public health impact of implementing hypothermia in all eligible US out-of-hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA) survivors...
  30. pmc The food environment in an urban Mexican American community
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Health Place 16:598-605. 2010
    ..The impact of greater access to convenience stores on Mexican American residents' diets requires exploration...
  31. ncbi request reprint Recurrent stroke risk is higher than cardiac event risk after initial stroke/transient ischemic attack
    Devin L Brown
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Stroke 36:1285-7. 2005
    ..Understanding which of these adverse events is more likely to occur next is instructive for preventive therapy planning...
  32. doi request reprint Understanding stroke survivorship: expanding the concept of poststroke disability
    Lesli E Skolarus
    From the Stroke Program L E S, J F B, D L B and Institute for Social Research V A F, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor and Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor, VA J F B
    Stroke 45:224-30. 2014
    ....
  33. doi request reprint Pilot study of cardiac magnetic resonance imaging for detection of embolic source after ischemic stroke
    Darin B Zahuranec
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 21:794-800. 2012
    ..Cardiac magnetic resonance (CMR) imaging may have advantages over TEE. We performed a prospective pilot study comparing CMR to TEE after stroke to assist in planning future definitive studies...
  34. doi request reprint Community-based participatory research: a new approach to engaging community members to rapidly call 911 for stroke
    Lesli E Skolarus
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Stroke 42:1862-6. 2011
    ..Using a community-based participatory research approach, we explored stroke self-efficacy, knowledge, and perceptions of stroke among a predominately African American population in Flint, Michigan...
  35. pmc High prevalence of supine sleep in ischemic stroke patients
    Devin L Brown
    Cardiovascular Center Stroke Program, 1500 E Medical Center Drive SPC 5855, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Stroke 39:2511-4. 2008
    ..Supine sleep is known to exacerbate apneas in the general sleep apnea population. We therefore investigated the pattern of sleep positions in the acute stroke period...
  36. pmc Rotating night shift work and the risk of ischemic stroke
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1370-7. 2009
    ..99, 1.07; P(trend) = 0.10) and may be confined to women with a history of 15 or more years of rotating shift work. Women appear to have a modestly increased risk of stroke after extended periods of rotating night shift work...
  37. ncbi request reprint Gender comparisons of diagnostic evaluation for ischemic stroke patients
    Melinda A Smith
    University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Neurology 65:855-8. 2005
    ..Sixty-two percent of all stroke deaths in the United States occur in women. We compared diagnostic evaluations by gender in ischemic stroke patients in a biethnic, population-based study...
  38. pmc Validity of proxies and correction for proxy use when evaluating social determinants of health in stroke patients
    Lesli E Skolarus
    University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Mich, USA
    Stroke 41:510-5. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate stroke patient-proxy agreement with respect to social determinants of health, including depression, optimism, and spirituality, and to explore approaches to minimize proxy-introduced bias...
  39. pmc An emergency department intervention to increase warfarin use for atrial fibrillation
    Lesli E Skolarus
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 23:199-203. 2014
    ..However, screening of warfarin eligibility in the ED may not be feasible. We evaluated whether a practical quality improvement initiative increased postdischarge warfarin use in ED patients with AF...
  40. pmc Validation of the 12-item stroke-specific quality of life scale in a biethnic stroke population
    Kevin A Kerber
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 22:1270-2. 2013
    ..97). This study in patients with ischemic stroke from diverse racial/ethnic backgrounds found that the more efficient 12-item SSQOL is a valid alternative to the full 49-item SSQOL for the assessment of health-related quality of life...
  41. pmc Sleep apnea risk among mexican american and non-Hispanic white stroke survivors
    Lesli E Skolarus
    University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center, 1500 East Medical Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Stroke 43:1143-5. 2012
    ..In a biethnic community, we sought to determine the frequency of screening, testing, and treatment of sleep apnea among stroke survivors and to compare self-perceived risk of sleep apnea with actual risk...
  42. doi request reprint Acute stroke symptoms: comparing women and men
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Stroke 40:2031-6. 2009
    ..Causes of these disparities are unclear but could result from a different symptom presentation in women. Our objective was to prospectively investigate gender differences in acute stroke symptoms...
  43. pmc MRI of the pharynx in ischemic stroke patients with and without obstructive sleep apnea
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, The Cardiovascular Center Stroke Program, 1500 E Medical Center Drive SPC 5855, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Sleep Med 11:540-4. 2010
    ..We therefore used brain magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scans to assess oropharyngeal anatomy in stroke patients with and without OSA...
  44. ncbi request reprint Do gender and race impact the use of antithrombotic therapy in patients with stroke/TIA?
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0489, USA
    Neurology 62:2313-5. 2004
    ....
  45. ncbi request reprint A randomized, controlled trial to teach middle school children to recognize stroke and call 911: the kids identifying and defeating stroke project
    Lewis B Morgenstern
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, TC 1920 0316, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0316, USA
    Stroke 38:2972-8. 2007
    ..We present the primary results of a pilot, randomized, controlled trial to encourage calling 911 for witnessed stroke among middle school children and their parents...
  46. pmc Comparison of two headgear systems for sleep apnea treatment of stroke patients
    Devin L Brown
    The Cardiovascular Center Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 27:183-6. 2009
    ..Unfortunately, stroke patients often do not tolerate continuous positive airway pressure. We hypothesized that a 1-piece head frame headgear would be easier and quicker to use than a traditional strap headgear...
  47. pmc Determining stroke's rank as a cause of death using multicause mortality data
    James F Burke
    Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Affairs Center for Clinical Management and Research, Ann Arbor VA Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Stroke 43:2207-11. 2012
    ..We explored whether this decline may be attributable to changes in mortality attribution methodology...
  48. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of death in community-dwelling older people with white matter hyperintensities on MRI
    Kevin A Kerber
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0322, USA
    J Neurol Sci 250:33-8. 2006
    ..However, it has not been determined whether WMH are independently related to death in community-dwelling older people without stroke...
  49. doi request reprint CT angiography is cost-effective for confirmation of internal carotid artery occlusions
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    J Neuroimaging 18:355-9. 2008
    ..We determined the cost-effectiveness of CTA versus catheter angiography for confirming an ICA occlusion first suggested by carotid ultrasound...
  50. pmc The cost-effectiveness of early noninvasive ventilation for ALS patients
    Kirsten L Gruis
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 5:58. 2005
    ..We therefore used a cost-utility analysis to determine a priori what magnitude of health-related quality of life (HRQL) improvement early NIPPV initiation would need to achieve to be cost-effective in a future clinical trial...
  51. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal assessment of noninvasive positive pressure ventilation adjustments in ALS patients
    Kirsten L Gruis
    TC 1920 0316, Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Neurol Sci 247:59-63. 2006
    ..10, 0.54]. The current data suggest that ALS patients who are tolerant to NIPPV typically need at least one upward change in pressure settings. Tolerance to relatively low NIPPV inspiratory pressures is associated with improved survival...
  52. pmc Age at natural menopause and risk of ischemic stroke: the Framingham heart study
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    109 S Observatory St, Room 4641, Ann Arbor, MI 48109
    Stroke 40:1044-9. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association of age at natural menopause with ischemic stroke risk in the Framingham Heart Study...
  53. doi request reprint Positional therapy in ischemic stroke patients with obstructive sleep apnea
    Anna Svatikova
    Stroke Program, The Cardiovascular Center, Stroke Program, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, SPC 5855, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    Sleep Med 12:262-6. 2011
    ..The effects of positional therapy in ischemic stroke patients with OSA have not been investigated. We tested the hypothesis that ischemic stroke patients have less severe OSA during positional therapy that promotes nonsupine positioning...
  54. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of sham non-invasive ventilation for randomized, controlled trials in ALS
    Kirsten L Gruis
    University of Michigan Health System, Department of Neurology, 1324 Taubman Center, 032221 500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 7:96-9. 2006
    ..Only 8 (20%) of all subjects were confident about their determination that they had received "real" or "pretend" NIV. Thus, sub-therapeutic (sham) continuous positive airway pressure is a promising placebo control for NIV trials in ALS...
  55. doi request reprint Agreement between stroke patients and family members for ascertaining pre-stroke risk for sleep apnea
    Sarah L Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, United States Electronic address
    Sleep Med 15:121-4. 2014
    ..We examined agreement between stroke patients without communication limitations and family members (proxy) in the pre-stroke risk for OSA...
  56. ncbi request reprint Stroke risk after transient ischemic attack in a population-based setting
    Lynda D Lisabeth
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Mich 48109 0316, USA
    Stroke 35:1842-6. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify stroke risk among TIA patients in a population-based cerebrovascular disease surveillance project...
  57. ncbi request reprint Stroke information reported on local television news: a national perspective
    James M Pribble
    The Stroke Program, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Stroke 37:1556-7. 2006
    ..Local television news commonly reports on health. This study aimed to characterize local TV news stroke reporting in America...
  58. pmc Ethical issues in the conduct of clinical trials in obstructive sleep apnea
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5855, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 7:103-8. 2011
    ..In this "Special Article," we review the regulatory and ethical issues that surround the design and conduct of CPAP trials, including selection of the appropriate control condition, exclusion criteria, and follow-up duration...
  59. doi request reprint Guideline-discordant periprocedural interruptions in warfarin therapy
    Lesli E Skolarus
    Stroke Program, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 4:206-10. 2011
    ..We sought to determine the frequency and guideline concordance of periprocedural warfarin interruptions to inform a future educational intervention...
  60. doi request reprint Gender differences in the primary prevention of stroke with aspirin
    Eric E Adelman
    Department of Neurology, University of Michigan, Cardiovascular Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Womens Health (Lond Engl) 7:341-52; quiz 352-3. 2011
    ..The reasons for the possible gender differences in aspirin's effectiveness are not entirely clear...
  61. doi request reprint Risk factors associated with peripherally inserted central venous catheter-related large vein thrombosis in neurological intensive care patients
    Thomas J Wilson
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, Room 3552 TC, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5338, USA
    Intensive Care Med 38:272-8. 2012
    ....
  62. doi request reprint Lack of association between decompressive craniectomy and conversion to donor status
    Jeffrey J Fletcher
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Michigan, Taubman Health Care Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 5338, USA
    Clin Transplant 25:83-9. 2011
    ..Continued communication between the organ donation coordinators and the treating team has potential to decrease missed opportunities for organ donation...
  63. ncbi request reprint Sleep disorders and stroke
    Devin L Brown
    Stroke Program, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Semin Neurol 26:117-22. 2006
    ..Clinical trials using continuous positive airway pressure as a treatment for OSA in stroke patients are needed to determine whether treatment of this condition alters outcome following stroke...
  64. ncbi request reprint Late-onset mitochondrial myopathy, encephalopathy, lactic acidosis, and strokelike episodes with bitemporal lesions
    Yaz Y Kisanuki
    Taubman Center, University of Michigan, 1500 E Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Arch Neurol 63:1200-1. 2006
  65. ncbi request reprint 29th International Stroke Conference, San Diego, California, February 5-7, 2004
    Devin L Brown
    University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Neuroophthalmol 24:175-7. 2004